But they cannot turn out artists; only people all agog to acquire titles, recognised positions, and privileges.
He was agog with joy and eagerness to tell her the good news.
The secret had been carefully communicated to the other gangs, and the country was agog from one end to the other.
For the next week the Osbornes were agog with excitement and interest.
You remembered well enough when you came back all agog with the news.
The Indian children are very quiet, but they are agog with interest.
Members were all agog to hear what the Government might have to say about the Peace-terms announced this morning.
Stingaree had crossed the Murray, and all Victoria was agog with the news.
The richness of the find surpassed anything ever before found and the whole country was agog.
Because the fellow's so agog that he doesn't know what he says!
full of excitement or interest; eager, keen
Old French en gogues 'in mirth'
used with on, upon, for, with, about
"in a state of desire; in a state of imagination; heated with the notion of some enjoyment; longing" [Johnson], c.1400, perhaps from Old French en gogues "in jest, good humor, joyfulness," from gogue "fun," of unknown origin.